Example sentences for: jockeying

How can you use “jockeying” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • You can see this dynamic in the Gore-Bradley jockeying of recent days.

  • "The Madness of Speaker Newt" chronicles Gingrich's decline: Newt's Republican "revolutionaries" are abandoning him; his advisers are recriminating over who's to blame for his collapse; and potential successors are jockeying for position.

  • These sites are jockeying to build "brand names in the new millennium" (NYT), by hotly pursuing tactics that "would be, in any normal business, ruinous" (WP).

  • According to Byrd, everyone--the White House, the media, the House--should stop jockeying and let the Senate be the Senate.

  • The context for all this jockeying is the fate of the tobacco bill, with its restrictions on teen marketing, now awaiting consideration by the full Senate.


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